A very close, abstract view of a pseudobombax flower – popularly known as the shaving-brush tree, native to the region from Mexico to Guatemala. This view shows the curled structure of the sepals. (Olympus E-5 & Zuiko 50mm macro, f/6.3, 1/200 sec., ISO 200, overcast, handheld)
RedBubble Explore – Featured Photography (May 2013)
Picture of the Day (theme: Unusual Flowers) in Bubbling Artists group (4 February 2014)
Featured in Abstracts from Nature Photography (17 April 2013)
Featured in Nature’s Symphony of Trees and Flowers (24 June 2011)
Featured in Flower in Macro (8 July 2011)
Another view of the same flower
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